The State of Airline Fuel Hedging & Risk Management highlights the fuel hedging and risk management practices of numerous commercial airlines across the globe.
Highlights of the Study:
67% stated they are or, have previously, hedged their jet fuel price risk
96% indicated that they have an official fuel hedging policy
47% stated that their hedging program is a success if they reduce their cash flow volatility as it relates to fuel prices.
45% reported that they would improve their fuel hedging program by utilizing hedging strategies which better reflect the company’s risk tolerance and hedging goals